Vast, open world to explore, much bigger than in the series' previous installments.
Non-linear story and sandbox-type gameplay create a really powerful feeling of freedom.
Atmospheric music and beautiful graphics work together to create many breathtaking scenes.
Gothic 3 is as non-linear as an RPG can get without losing a sense of purpose. Its huge, living world holds many treasures, breathtaking locations, and dark secrets. It is a giant playground in which you have total freedom. Gothic 3 suffered from a rocky start due to some bugs initially after launch. This version of the game, however, is patched and updated and offers a vastly smoother experience that makes it much easier for you to get drawn into the engaging world and its many plots.
BluesNews has a nice summary on a story on Gothicz.net about Mike Hodge saying that they might get rights back for the Gothic series after they finish Risen 2 :)
"We get the rights to Gothic back when we have finished Risen 2. Why? Becaus... Read more »
JoWood has announced that a new Gothic 3 official patch is on the way. This Gothic 3 v1.6 patch will concentrated on scripting, gameplay, balancing, crash prevention and memory management.
The Gothic 3 v1.6 patch release is planned for the start of... Read more »
A new community patch for Gothic III has been added in our download area. This patch removes the copy protection and
adds compatibility with the Gothic Universe bundle - a compilation
which includes Gothic 1, Gothic 2, Gothic 2: Nig... Read more »